Technical Project Manager Information Security (m/f/d) - Fulltime

Who we are

DIESEC™ is a company based in Germany with a presence in the US, Germany, Ukraine and Australia. We are consultants in IT-Governance, IT-Compliance, IT-Risk Management and Cyber-Security and have been in business since 2009. We are expanding our team and looking for skilled Information Technology professionals as we grow our business worldwide.

We offer an emphasis on work/life balance, the opportunity to work from home with some time on-site in Darmstadt, and opportunities for professional development.

Position Overview

As Project Manager (m/f/d) you will contribute to our cybersecurity program. You will be involved in exciting projects in our company and our worldwide business network. You should possess a strong background in cybersecurity operations, GRC, the evolving threat landscape, as well as a clear understanding of its relevance to financial services. In addition to professional and communication skills, social skills are very important for us.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Planning, control and implementation of cyber security projects
  • Execution of asset analysis, threat and risk assessments
  • Analysis, coordination and implementation of customer requirements in coordination with the relevant departments
  • Tracking of process requirements and work products as the project progresses
  • Use of agile and / or classic project management methods
  • Regular assignment of work packages and consolidation of program results
  • Communication of the necessary tasks in the project (close cooperation with the relevant stakeholders)
  • Create process and workflow documentation
  • Project documentation with evaluation of results and final report
  • Support of acquisition activities with regards to IT-security

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Experience in leading and building project teams, especially for cyber security
  • Experience in using project management tools
  • Basic knowledge of the methods and processes in software development
  • Strong communication, moderation and presentation skills
  • Independent and committed way of working, hands-on mentality
  • Willingness to learn, even with complex requirements
  • Good to very good command of English and German, both spoken and written

Minimum & Preferred Qualifications

  • Completed studies in the fields of business informatics, computer science or a similar in-depth IT training
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in Information Security and / or in a comparable position
  • Relevant certification(s)

DIESEC is an equal opportunity employer.